In the red corner

Article archive

7 April 2008How strong is this year's European Cup?

An interesting comparison of the strength of the European Cup over the past ten seasons by Alex. More

17 March 2008Matchday at Anfield - exclusive photos

A day at Anfield when the Reds take on their opponents is always a special day. More

11 March 2008Liverpoolmania

John Martin followed the fortunes of Liverpool in the 1965-66 Championship season. More

10 March 2008Ee-aye-addio Liverpool are champions again!

We celebrate the championship side of Liverpool in 1966 by looking at pictures and the match report of the game that clinched the title. More

12 February 2008The 1963-1964 Championship season

John Martin remembers Shankly's first championship at Liverpool. More

11 February 2008Liverpool secure Shankly's first title!

A press article from Liverpool Echo and Daily Express on the 18th of April 1964. More

8 February 2008Rafa Benítez hasn't got what it takes in the League

Our analyst, Alex, decided to look at Rafa's league results at Liverpool by league position, it doesn't make for pleasant reading. More

18 December 2007Four LFC Macs

Liverpool's first ever team was known as The team of the Macs back in 1892-93. John Martin picks out four other Macs from later in Liverpool's history. More

19 November 2007Liverpool's new leader a find - Roger Hunt's debut

Match report from 09.09.1959 on Liverpool - Scunthorpe in News Chronicle and Daily Dispatch. More

12 November 2007Ian Rush scores five!

Liverpool destroyed Luton with an avalanche of goals at Anfield in the 1983//84 season. Ian Rush hitting five and Kenny Dalglish also joining in the champions super-show. More

5 November 2007Super Focus on Ian Rush

A Shoot! Super focus from 1982. More

29 October 2007Gerry Byrne played through the pain

Bob Paisley admired Gerry Byrne's courage in the FA Cup final when Liverpool triumphed over Leeds. More

22 October 2007Boss Shankly didn't have a clue what the result was!

Liverpool drew West Ham 2-2 in the penultimate league game of the 1973-1974 season. Phil Thompson recalls a funny incident after the final whistle with Bill Shankly who clearly was oblivious to the result. More

15 October 2007Robinson breaks "duck" in style

Liverpool Football Echo report on West Ham - Liverpool on 15th of October 1983. More

15 October 2007Terry has a pee - the Liverpool Lege Terry McDermott

There are many funny stories floating around of Terry McDermott's antics at Liverpool. This is possibly the funniest. More

8 October 2007Ron Yeats and Tommy Smith in a gunfight!

Tommy Smith and Rowdy Yeats had a bit of an adventure when on tour with Liverpool in 1966. More

3 October 2007Ian St John has mixed feelings about Shankly

"Not so long ago, I found myself standing alone behind the Kop at Liverpool's football ground, staring intently at the bronze image of Bill Shankly. Bill Shankly, for me, will always be flesh and blood, human to a fault." More

26 September 2007Champions league curse?

Our columnist Alex has been looking at how Liverpool have done in the league or cup after and before a Champions League game. More

24 September 2007An inspirational leader at Liverpool

Bob Paisley profiles the Crazy Horse. More

17 September 2007Alan and Ray Kennedy were an odd couple

Alan and Ray Kennedy were an interesting duo on the left flank at Liverpool. More

10 September 2007The quiet man makes an impression at Liverpool

Chris Lawler was one of Liverpool's most consistent performers. More

3 September 2007Houllier's recruits in 2000-2001

Liverpool's summer signings in 2000-2001 raised more than a few eyebrows. More

27 August 2007Local boy Hughes leaves Tranmere for Liverpool

Liverpool born and bred Laurie Hughes started out at Tranmere but starred at Liverpool. More

20 August 2007George Best's opinion on Bill Shankly

George Best's take on Shanks from his book 'The Best of Times'. More

13 August 2007Ron Yeats - Unbeatable at the back

LFChistory's second one-on-one with former Liverpool captain, Ron Yeats. More

6 August 2007Seven arrive in the summer of 1999

There has been a lot of activity on Liverpool's behalf in the transfer market in the summer and we wanted to refresh your memories how Liverpool has done in the market in recent years. More

7 May 2007Liverpool's Champions league stats

Alex has compared Liverpool's progress in the Champions League to the other top English three in great detail. More

2 May 2007A Liverpool player has rarely been so badly treated by supporters

Jack Balmer's career at Liverpool was no walk in the park. More

25 April 2007You'll never get past Sissoko! - comparison with Alonso

Statistically it is difficult to measure the worth of midfielders as clean sheets and goals are not the fairest measure of a working midfielder who wins the ball and distributes it to team mates. More

24 April 2007Carragher equals Callaghan's European record!

Jamie Carragher equals Ian Callaghan's appearance record in European competition when he features vs. Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. More

23 April 2007Only One Steven Gerrard

There has been much talk of Liverpool being a ‘one man team’ and depending entirely on Steven Gerrard. Alex takes at look at some Stevie G facts and figures. More

18 April 2007Match tickets - a growing collecting area

Although programmes are a central focus of interest for most collectors, there is a vast range of memorabilia to collect. More

12 April 2007Ron Yeats' reunion with Liverpool's first Euro opponents

The Icelandic Liverpool supporters' club recently invited Ron Yeats as honourary guest at its annual festival in Reykjavik, Iceland's capital. More

11 April 2007Rafa report vs. top sides in the Premiership

There was optimism and much expectancy among Liverpool fans that 2006/7 would see Liverpool challenging for the Premiership. Alex analyses how Liverpool have coped against the top sides. More

4 April 2007Bob Paisley was a big fan of little Sammy Lee

Sammy Lee could run and run. He was small in stature but had the heart of a lion! More

27 March 2007Paisley added 10% to persuade Celtic to sell Kenny Dalglish

The story of how Liverpool's greatest legend joined the Reds. More

20 March 2007A player who wasted his great talent at Liverpool

Bob Paisley's opinion on Alec Lindsay. More

13 March 2007How important is Fowler to Liverpool's strikeforce?

Alex has detailed Fowler's scoring stats to show how his decent scoring record is maintained despite being fourth choice and without the time on the pitch to improve it. More

5 March 2007Liverpool's player career ended with 19 leg fractures against Man Utd

Eddie Spicer suffered the worst of luck regarding injuries. The second leg break of his career retired him. More

26 February 2007The wonder left wingers of Liverpool

John Martin talks about his favourite players on the left hand side of Liverpool throughout his years supporting the Reds. More